April 27th Panel discussion: The Evolution of Peacekeeping

Please find the attached notes from this event

The All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Prevention of Genocide and Other Crimes Against Humanity will be hosting a panel discussion, entitled “The Evolution of Peacekeeping: renewing Canada’s leadership for the 21st century.” The event will be on Tuesday, April 27, 2010 from 8:30-10:00am in room 208, West Block.

Panelists include:

Carolyn McAskie, the United Nation’s Assistant Secretary General for Peacebuilding and former Special Representative of the Secretary General and Head of the UN Peacekeeping Operation in Burundi;

Michael C. Pryce, Founder and President of COA Consultants and COA Non-Profit and Former Director of the Mass Atrocity Response Operations Project; and

Sophie Toupin, Gender Advisor for the Pearson Peacekeeping Centre.

Both parliamentarians and their offices are invited to attend the discussion.

Light refreshments will be served.

Please confirm your attendance with Mallory at prev-gen@parl.gc.ca.

See you there,

Paul Dewar

Member of Parliament

Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Prevention of Genocide and Other Crimes Against Humanity